Using Kids A-Z you can:

1 Assign and listen to recordings of Benchmark Passages and Books.

2 Score recordings using an online running record tool.

Benchmark Passages & Running Records

Leveled Passages to Find Students' Instructional Reading Levels

Use these short, leveled passages as one step in the three-step process to find your students' instructional reading levels or to assess whether they are prepared to move to the next level.

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Eating Like an Athlete

Pablo learns that eating well is necessary for kids who play sports. Fiction, Lexile 520L


MyPlate shows how to choose foods for a healthy diet. Nonfiction, Lexile 880L

Lost at the Beach

Angela surprisingly finds a lost bracelet at the beach. Fiction, Lexile 500L

New Ways to Surf

Learn about different water board sports. Nonfiction, Lexile 660L